Faculty Information




  • B.S., Psychology Trinity College (78)
  • M.S., Leisure and Environmental Resource Administration, George Williams College (84)
  • Doctorate in Strategic Leadership, Regent University (2014)

Related Experience and certifications:

  • American Camping Association Standards Visitor
  • Wilderness First Responder
  • Lifeguard Instructor Trainer
  • Canoe Instructor
  • Certified Project Wild

Current Affiliations:

  • Christian Camp and Conference Association
  • American Association for Christian Counselors
  • American Camping Association
  • Christian Adventure Association


  • Start-up Director / Camp Chattooga for Girls, Tallulah Falls, GA
  • Camp Director / Moraine Girl Scout Council Chicago, Ill
  • Mountain Guide / American Wilderness Institute- Sangre de Christo Mountains, CO
  • Rock Climbing Instructor / CO
  • Corporate Team Building Facilitator and Trainer, Quarterman & Associates
  • Aquatic Event Staff / 96 Olympics Atlanta, GA
  • Director of Camp Chattooga / Tallulah Falls, GA

Cyd and her husband, Bill live in Toccoa, GA, on a ridge overlooking the Piedmont foothills. They enjoy travelling with their two older sons when they get the chance!